Contact: Christina Tobin, 312-320-4101
Christina M. Tobin, President of Free and Equal Elections, announced this afternoon that a vice-presidential debate will be held in Las Vegas, Nevada this Sunday November 2, 2008. The debate will begin at 6 PM Pacific, 9 PM Eastern.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas Alumni Association has agreed to host the debate at the Marietta Tiberti Grand Hall, located at 4505 Maryland Parkway in Las Vegas.
Libertarian Party vice-presidential candidate, Wayne Allyn Root, Constitution Party vice-presidential candidate, Darrell Castle, and Independent Ralph Nader running mate, Matt Gonzalez, have formally agreed to a participate in the debate.
In addition to the confirmed participants, an open invitation is extended to the remaining three presidential tickets that appear on enough ballots to acquire 270 Electoral votes.
Free and Equal Elections has partnered with TheyWillBeHeard.com, Restore The Republic, and Restore the Republic Radio to present the Vice-Presidential Debate.
These organizations have come together to ensure that third parties have a voice on the political stage ľa voice that the mainstream media will not allow them to have.
A fundraising drive for the debate is currently ongoing at http://www.FreeandEqual
Free and Equal is committed to raising the level of political discourse in this country by providing a platform for non-mainstream presidential candidates to reach out to the American People.
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Inquiries may be directed to Christina Tobin @ (312) 320-4101, or by e-mail to Christina@freeandequal.org